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Miraculum mundi, sive, Plena perfectaque descriptio admirabilis naturae, ac proprietatis potentissimi subiecti : ab antiquis menstruum universale sive mercurius philosophorum dicti : quo vegetabilia, animalia & mineralia facillime in saluberrima medicamenta & imperfecta metalla in permanentia ac perfecta transmutari possunt (1653)

Author: Glauber, Johann Rudolf, 1604-1670
Subject: Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric; Signatures (Medicine); Alchemy; Medicine
Publisher: Impressum Amsterodami : Apud Joannem Janssonium
Year: 1653
Language: Latin
Call number: 376200
Digitizing sponsor: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute
Book contributor: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute
Collection: gettyalchemy; getty; americana
Notes: No table of contents. Foxing. Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text is impossible to capture.

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Part 2 issued in 1660 (Miraculi mundi pars altera ...), pt. 3 in 1658 (Miraculi mundi continuatio ...)

The 1st Latin ed.; see Hogart. The German ed. was published earlier in 1653: Miraculum mundi, oder, Ausführliche Beschreibung der wunderbaren Natur, Art und Eigenschafft des grossmächtigen Subjecti. Parts 2 and 3 of Jansson's Latin ed. were issued in 1660 (Miraculi mundi pars altera ...) and 1658 (Miraculi mundi continuatio ...)

Pagination, pt. 1: 87, [1] (blank) p.; pt. 2: 101, [3] (blank) p.; pt. 3: 133, [3] (blank) p

Library's copy bound with 3 other works by Glauber: 1. Tractatus de natura salium ... Amsterodami : Apud Ioannem Ianssonium, 1659 -- 2. Tractatus de signatura salium, metallorum, et planetarum ... Amstelodami : Apud Joannem Janssonium, 1659 -- 3. Vera ac perfecta descriptio, qua ratione ex vini fecibus bonum plurimumque tartarum sit extrahendum. Amstelodami : Prostant apud Joannem Janssonium, 1655

Hogart, R. Alchemy

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